Oct 10, 2012 10:00pm PDT
. jessica cofounded the site after she had a hard time finding someone to start a business with. >> we're trying to enable entrepreneurship. we believe people are the biggest barrier >> gary: . >> reporter: dave made the rounds at aol, yahoo, before deciding he wanted to be his own ceo. he is hoping the site connects him with the right partner. >> it's more important to find the person than the idea. >> reporter: it works a lot like some of the big-name dating websites. members have to go through an extensive vetting process. you have a better chance getting into most private universities. why not use one of the big-name social networking sites? it's cheaper and not exclusive. mark zuckerberg founded his start up in a college dorm room. >> online social networks give you a transparency on people. but you're not able to fully digest the intent, the captured intent is not there, as well as the quality of those people. >> reporter: according to a professor, text start ups have -- tech startups have a failure rate of 95%. so take the plunge with someone you like. tigers closer jose valverde.